Shadow warriors : Inside the Special Forces. / Tom Clancy.
- ISBN: 9781436245708 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2003.
|Summary, etc.:|| An unconventional war requires unconventional men-the Special Forces. Green Berets · Navy SEALS · Rangers · Air Force Special Operations · PsyOps · Civil Affairs · and other special-mission units The first two Commanders books, Every Man a Tiger and Into the Storm, provided masterly blends of history, biography, you-are-there narrative, insight into the practice of leadership, and plain old-fashioned storytelling. Shadow Warriors is all of that and more, a book of uncommon timeliness, for, in the words of Lieutenant General Bill Yarborough, "there are itches that only Special Forces can scratch." Now, Carl Stiner-the second commander of SOCOM, the U.S. Special Operations Command-and Tom Clancy trace the transformation of the Special Forces from the small core of outsiders of the 1950s, through the cauldron of Vietnam, to the rebirth of the SF in the late 1980s and...
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 9
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Berkley, 2003. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 783 KB).
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